This magnificent Gold Coast Mansion, resting majestically on the highest point of Long Island, emanates the elegant refinement of a chateau in France coupled with world-class service and a rich history that is distinctly American. OHEKA has been celebrating the art of entertaining since 1919, when financier and patron of the arts, Otto Hermann Kahn, commissioned celebrated architects, Delano and Aldrich, to design his palatial country residence to accommodate Kahn’s fondness to host lavish parties.
Today, OHEKA is recognized as one of the most prestigious wedding and event venues in the World and is a member of Historic Hotels of America®, the official program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation for recognizing and celebrating the finest historic hotels across America. The Castle boasts; 32 luxurious guestrooms and suites where guests can sleep like royalty, Historic Mansion Tours of the Estate and Gardens, and the OHEKA Bar & Restaurant offering patrons a unique culinary experience.
OHEKA CASTLE is listed on the coveted National Register of Historic Places and is devoted to establishing an experience for guests to appreciate historic architecture, wine and dine in European ambience, enjoy a favored book in the stately library, relax with an in-room massage one of the Castle’s guestrooms, stroll the Formal Gardens designed by prominent landscape architects the Olmsted Brothers, or celebrate lavishly as Otto Kahn once did during the decadent era of the Roaring Twenties.
The Premier Officiant for Your Perfect New York City Wedding
Peter Boruchowitz registered wedding officiant, ordained clergyman, secular celebrant
Your perfect wedding starts with your perfect ceremony. It’s traditional or modern, spiritual or secular, short & sweet, or a reflection of your cultures. Or mix and match! You can have exactly what you want, and it will always be memorable, meaningful and respectful of your values.
As your officiant, I will create a Wedding Ceremony that reflects your relationship, as you define it. I am passionate that each Wedding Ceremony is as distinctive as each couple. Therefore, should you choose, I welcome your participation in preparing your ceremony. Whether you write your own vows or select from my diverse library of spiritual and civil ceremonies, I will compose all those feelings that are often difficult to express in words into a pronouncement of love that will be spoken on your wedding day.
Read my reviews to see what other couples say about my officiant services. Call or email me to find out if I’m available on your wedding day. Then, tell me your love story, and I will create and perform a marriage ceremony that will be the heart of your wedding day.
Whether you choose an intimate ceremony in a New York City park, a candle-lit house of worship filled with family and friends, a grand wedding at your reception venue with hundreds of guests, or a private ceremony at your home, let me share in your hopes and dreams and make your day the best it can be.
Patina celebrates the art of a wedding ceremony by creating a breathtaking and once-in-a-lifetime experience. Each signature wedding package is customized and tailored to express a couple’s dream wedding celebration by incorporating their own sense of style, individual personality, and tastes. Our flawless artistry and creative design coupled with our innovative Los Angeles catering and imaginative venues provide us with a skillful ability to organize every detail perfectly. Our commitment to bringing your treasured celebration to life is our main priority…every step of the way.
New York, NY
For more than eighty years, New York’s defining cultural moments have taken place at The Russian Tea Room. To this day, it still captures modernist Russian style decor and hosts New York’s elite as a restaurant for continental fine dining, elegant high tea, the finest vodka selection and a stylish party venue.The Russian Tea Room is the world’s most celebrated restaurant – an icon of celebrity and style, making it a unique New York event venue. Today’s Russian Tea Room, decorated in modernist Russian style, brings you four magnificent floors – featuring the original café, a grand ballroom and whimsical Russian bears to discover at every turn. Our service is outstanding, personally tailoring your event to your requirements down to every last detail. The Russian Tea Room is perfect for corporate events, private parties, wedding receptions and Bar/Bat Mitzvahs.
Los Angeles, CA
The Skirball Cultural Center is a place of meeting guided by the Jewish tradition of welcoming the stranger and inspired by the American democratic ideals of freedom and equality. We welcome people of all communities and generations to participate in cultural experiences that celebrate discovery and hope, foster human connections, and call upon us to help build a more just society. Open to the public since 1996, the Skirball has established itself as one of the world’s most dynamic Jewish cultural institutions and among the leading cultural venues in Los Angeles. Come visit soon!
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Perched at the top of a hill that slopes down to the heart of the City, The Cultch has always been a gathering place. This once-abandoned church has developed into a national treasure and BC’s most diverse performance space.
For 43 years in East Vancouver, The Cultch has offered programming in theatre, dance & music by local, national & international artists.
New York, NY
The Riverside Church is an interdenominational, interracial, international, open, welcoming, and affirming church and congregation.
Exactly one year before his April 4, 1968 assassination, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. stood in The Riverside Church to deliver his Beyond Vietnam address against the sins of poverty, racism, and militarism. Confronted by the fierce urgency of now, The Riverside Church is launching Beyond the Dream: Living King’s Legacy, a year of education and action to call us toward a more just and peaceful society.
Vive Hotel Waikiki is Oahu’s newest lifestyle boutique hotel that offers you an inviting and stylish place to call home when visiting the islands. Warm and friendly service combined with a sophisticated coastal-casual design are the hallmarks of the property which provide you with a quiet and calm retreat just steps from the vibrancy of Waikiki. With its small size and attentive staff, we hope you will delight in a Waikiki boutique hotel experience like no other. All guests of Vive Hotel Waikiki receive the following complimentary services and amenities while staying at the hotel: WiFi in guestrooms and in public spaces, use of beach gear, and much more. We hope to see you soon in paradise!
New York, NY
These are only a few of the fine yachts I represent. There are many more. Roll your mouse onto any of the pictures to see a brief description. Click on some of the pictures for additional views and information.
About my company… it was started in 1986. I am a member of the New York City Chamber of Commerce. There is no fee for my services and each charter is handled personally by the owner.
I prefer to work with each client individually since tastes & budgets differ. My clients include major corporations, celebrities and financial institutions. Of course references are available on request.
Let me help you plan your next event.